Soon :

Wednesday, Oct. 23rd 2013
Ithaca Underground presents:
YOSHIKO OHARA (of Bloody Panda : NYC)
SUNKEN CHEEK (Torn Light : Ithaca, NY)

Just Be Cause (former Ithaca Paint building)
1013 W. State St.
Ithaca, NY 14850
8PM | $5 | ALL AGES



live in Minneapolis,MN. photo: Adam DeGross

Thanks to all that supported Sunken Cheek and Hunted Down on our tour. Our eyes are open and our minds are now full. The closest horizon does not show as many live performances as some downtime is needed to recollect and focus. There are a few releases in the works however and time will be spent on closely related low-key projects for awhile.

one available example:
stay tuned.


In Public View

Torn Light has officially released Sunken Cheek's 7" EP. 2 songs on black vinyl, housed in silk-screened jackets, large newsprint poster included, strictly limited to 300 copies. This release is just a taste of what this label has to offer the future. Acquire one along with the crushing new Rectal Hygienics LP h e r e.

In support of the release of this record, Sunken Cheek will be accompanying friends and local hardcore champions Hunted Down on their midwest tour of the US. Below are details thus far of confirmed dates, updates will follow. Keep your ears to the ground.

7/12 Syracuse, NY at Badlands with SoreXcuse, Crucial Macabre, Mouse House, Cat Names
7/17 Rochester, NY at mknocars with TBA
7/18 Cleveland, OH at Now That's Class with Lucha Eterna
7/19 Cincinnati, OH at The Mockbee with Dog Fight, Cape of Bats, Decide Today, Evolve
**7/20 Chicago, IL at Albion House with Zero Progress, Gas Rag, Thumbsuckers, The Breathing Light
7/21 Appleton, WI with Technicolor Teeth, Duffy the Beer Slayers
7/22 Iowa City, IA at Blossom Cafe with  Solid Attitude, Dead in Bed
7/23 Minneapolis, MN at Rock n Roll Science with Condominium, Systema Inmundo
7/24 Omaha, NE at The West Wing with  TBA
7/25 Kansas City, MO at Bad Haus with No Class, Dark Ages, Night Moves and Shape Shifter
7/26 Oklahoma City, OK with  TBA
7/27 Denton/Dallas/Ft Wayne, TX with  TBA
**7/28 Austin TX at Hotel Vegas with Breakout
7/29 New Orleans, LA - DAY OFF
7/30 Nashville, TN at Owl Farm with  Pissbath
7/31 Lexington, KY at Sidecar with  Elsinores, CROSS
8/1 Whitesburg, KY at Summit City with Globsters
**8/2 Pittsburgh, PA
at Gooskis w/ Stoic Violence, Gas Rag, Eel
8/3 Philadelphia, PA

"**" - Hunted Down only.


This month Sunken Cheek will be performing on select dates in the NE in support of the release of the "Husk" EP on Torn Light. Tour-only test-presses will be available for sale at these dates in limited quantities.

3/27: Syracuse, NY @ Gorham Brothers Music w/ Hunted Down, Pretengineer, Friendless Bummer, Lucid Pyramids
3/28: Easthampton, MA @ Flywheel w/ Purity of Essence, Crashing Bores, Diagram A/Gastric Lavage
3/29: Providence, RI @ Penny Gaff w/Zerfallt, Spiritual Recess, Surgical Renaissance
3/30: Willimantic, CT @ Willimantic Records w/ Priests, Downtown Boys, Road Worrier
3/31: Philadelphia, PA @ Heaven’s Gate w/ Purity of Essence, Forbidden Colors, Exar Kun

news on the official press of the record, as well as other releases/endeavors, to come.


felix novus annus

On Feb.8th, 2013 Syracuse welcomes The Whip:

-A side of the upcoming Sunken Cheek EP on Torn Light will be performed at an extended length. This will also be Japanese Furnace's 2nd live effort. Pray for us all.
-All upcoming releases still in production, with hope and luck some will begin to appear in March.
-Currently there are still some copies of Thirty Atonements available and an official press of the Pusdrainer split c30 has arrived. $6 ppd for any titles to updateplz@yahoo.com

-A new one page zine entitled Blink is also available at upcoming live events and free with any tape order.
-Upcoming NE tour TBA. Stay tuned.